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Three Honda Models Earn Spots on Best Cars for Back-to-School List

With school back in session, this is a great time to point out that Kelley Blue Book recently announced the slate of vehicles that had been named to their KBB.com "10 Best Back-to-School Cars 2017" list. With the 2017 Honda Fit, 2017 Honda Civic and 2017 Honda HR-V all being named to the list, Honda had more vehicles represented than any other auto maker.

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How to Avoid Abrading Your Car's Paint When Washing It

At Germain Honda of Dublin, we get to look out our inventory of stunning new Honda models every day, glittering in the sun. They're beautiful with their flawless, fresh-from-the-factory paint. It's sad to think many of them will soon be covered with swirl marks due to improper cleaning.

Swirl marks in a vehicle's paint are actually fine scratches. They are typically caused by abrasive dirt being dragged or rolled across the surface, usually by a towel, or a hand. In fact, one of the most heartbreaking marks to see is "clean me," written playfully by the finger…

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Only 7 Years Until the Next Eclipse Puts Columbus in Total Darkness

Last Monday, August 21st, the skies over Columbus grew dark. The path of the solar eclipse skimmed Ohio, covering only about 80 percent of the sun. So for an hour, we watched in awe at the unnatural twilight haze over our city, but only those with special eclipse-gazing glasses could truly appreciate what was happening in the sky.

In just seven short years, however, the city of Dublin will get to experience totality. On April 8, 2024, at exactly 3:12 p.m., the sun will be completely obscured by the moon, plunging the city into blackness. We'll be…

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School Carpooling Tips for Dublin Parents

Many schools in Dublin, OH offer their own bus services, but there are many reasons why carpooling may work better for some parents and kids—scheduling conflicts, bullying problems, or simply not having easy access to a bus stop.

If you drive a spacious family SUV like the Honda Pilot or the Honda CR-V with extra seats, consider teaming up with other parents to take turns driving the kids to school. Here are a few tips to get started:

  • Organize the carpool with other neighborhood parents. Meet up to plan out your route, schedule pickup times, and set ground rules…
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2017 CR-V Beats Rivals in Fuel Economy

The EPA recently released the fuel economy numbers for the 2017 Honda CR-V, and it appears that this is the most fuel-efficient version of the small crossover SUV yet. These new ratings place the CR-V ahead of such competitors as the Toyota RAV4, Kia Sportage, Subaru Forester, Nissan Rogue, Ford Escape and the Chevrolet Equinox.

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Meet the Mind Behind Honda's Silicon Valley R&D Programs

Nick (Naoki) Sugimoto loved the Honda brand for a long time before joining it. He originally went to school for automotive engineering at Tokyo University, and even named his son after Soichiro Honda, the founder of Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Yet, despite his enthusiasm for cars, he wanted to branch out into a more exciting field. After graduating, he led a series of venture technology companies, and moved to California, drawn by the exciting innovations happening there.

It was there that his passion for exploring revolutionary new technology and the auto industry collided. He was offered a...

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2016 Honda Pilot Offers a Confident Driving Experience

The Honda Pilot offers drivers a wide variety of benefits for families, including versatility, entertainment on long drives, and safety by way of the brand's suite of sensory tech. But an SUV can have all the bells and whistles it wants and still lack in one of the most important areas: driving dynamics. Fortunately, this is also an area where the Pilot excels.

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Honda Announces 2017 Civic Hatchback

For over a decade, many automakers have offered a compact hatchback option in their lineup. Yet for fans of the Honda Civic, such a car was deemed "forbidden fruit." But no more. As the brand has rolled out its tenth generation lineup over the course of the past year, we've been teased by spy shots and concepts of a five-door. Now, its arrival is upon us.

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